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Got us signed up for another challenge, this one is a good ol' points challenge, let's go kick some ass and find a cure for AIDS!!!!! :rockout: :rockout:
Points we'll probably do a little better in. August, though? I'm all for challenges, don't get me wrong, but what is often the hottest month of the year doesn't seem to be a great choice for one. Oh well, we'll just overuse the A/C, I guess.
 

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So we're supposed to switch over to just doing FAAH wu's?
meh, just hit me :banghead: Would you guys rather do all projects? Fine by me, didn't notice till you said it.

Points we'll probably do a little better in. August, though? I'm all for challenges, don't get me wrong, but what is often the hottest month of the year doesn't seem to be a great choice for one. Oh well, we'll just overuse the A/C, I guess.
As long as we crunch dude, it's not the best month for maximum output but neither is it for everyone else you know. It's just a good ol' fun challenge.
 
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As long as we crunch dude, it's not the best month for maximum output but neither is it for everyone else you know. It's just a good ol' fun challenge.
You're right, it's just a challenge. I just wondered why August, that's all.
 

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You're right, it's just a challenge. I just wondered why August, that's all.
Of the upcoming challenges that was one of the points one so I picked that one. I'll look again, if anything more suitable pops up I'll let you guys know.
 

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***update***

Challenge Name: All WCG members for 20 Days
Start Date: 6/10/11
End Date: 6/30/11
Team Rank: #32th (-)
Current Score: 0.72%
Team Ahead: (PL) 1.86%
Team Behind: (munichx media) -1.31%


score lowered, still in the same spot though.
 

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***UPDATE ON CHALLENGE***


Upcoming Challenges
Challenge Name: Last Day of June - Points
Start Date: 6/30/11
End Date: 6/30/11
Challenge Type: Points
Challenge Project: All Projects
Got us signed up for this one and left the AIDS one. Let's do this one and see what challenges we have after this one. :toast:
 

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Got us signed up for this one and left the AIDS one. Let's do this one and see what challenges we have after this one. :toast:

It starts and ends the same day?
 
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Yeah, its the end of the month challenge, that's all we had upcoming that was all projects and a points challenge. Once these are over we'll see what other challenges come up. :)
 

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Challenge Name: All WCG members for 20 Days
Start Date: 6/10/11
End Date: 6/30/11
Team Rank: #29th ( 3)
Current Score: 0.64%
Team Ahead: (Vulture Central III) 1.43%
Team Behind: (PL) -0.20%
Moved up three spots, but our score still dropped a bit more.
 

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Challenge Name: All WCG members for 20 Days
Start Date: 6/10/11
End Date: 6/30/11
Team Rank: #27th ( 2)
Current Score: -0.59%
Team Ahead: (Team China) 1.17%
Team Behind: (Full Sail University) -0.72%
Our score drops but we move up. :confused: Guess everybody is letting off a bit.
 

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Finished Challenges
Challenge Name: Last Day of June - Points
Start Date: 6/30/11
End Date: 6/30/11
Team Rank: # 4th

Challenge Name: All WCG members for 20 Days
Start Date: 6/10/11
End Date: 6/30/11
Team Rank: #27th

Well, in the 20 day challenge we finished 27th, it was the first time doing a challenge with this type of scoring system so it was fun. :)

As far as the one day Challenge, we came in fourth to some of the biggest and most potent teams, for our size, we totally rocked! here are the top five:

Rank Team Name Current Score
1 XtremeSystems 10,968,568
2 Ukraine 2,803,160
3 Team China 2,561,709
4 TechPowerUp! 1,716,312
5 Team Andrax 1,018,374

For now, I'll wait and see if anything interesting pops up to join, but in the summer as previously stated by you guys the #'s are down so i'll refrain from joining some challenges until we get back up to speed. :toast:

Great job guys, definitely we are a powerhouse for the amount of active members we have!
 

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I agree CP; Usually the summer months is not the best time to count on good numbers. Many have their system crunching 30,40, 50% due to the heat.
 

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Yep. Let's just wait it out. We'll get busy when things cool off a bit.
 

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I'll look when I get home, cooler temps are here and we are ready to roll! :rockout:
 

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Very small teams....:eek: and China is part of it as well. I predict that we will come in second if F150 gets his power back. Anyway I will keep my crunchers running despite it is getting pretty warm for my hot-runner (i920@3,9 GHz/1.3V/ up to 70 C) since it is sharing room with one of my folders.
 

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***UPDATE***


Current Challenges
Challenge Name: Very small Team Race - Nov. 2011
Start Date: 11/01/2011
End Date: 11/30/2011
Team Rank: 4th (-)
Total Points: 1,816,920
Here we go, first update of this challenge.

At this rate we pretty much look like we will be locked in 4th place for the rest of the competition, unless another team joins that can change that.
 
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